RodeoHouston Mutton Bustin’ winner wants to be a mommy when she grows up

Sophie West was the winner on Wednesday night at RodeoHouston. See her adorable interview and her impressive performance.

HOUSTON – Sophie West, of Cypress, Texas, won the Mutton Bustin’ contest on Wednesday night at RodeoHouston. She said she practiced by riding on her mom’s back.

When she rode the whole way across the arena, she finished her ride and was held up hands raised over her head in triumph.

Watch the full, adorable clip of the night’s competition and the belt buckle award ceremony in the video above.


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